Category: 2011

August 2011: My friend Hannes and me are looking for somewhere to go cycling. It should be beautiful, not too far away and challenging. Why not head to Switzerland? We actually start in Germany (Mittenwald) and cycle a day through Austria along the river Inn before reaching Switzerland. We are in the heart of the mountains now and cross the Albula Pass (2315m), Oberalp Pass (2044m), Furka Pass (2429m) and the Grimsel Pass (2164m). To say goodbye to the mountains we cross the Glaubenberg Pass, at 1543m the lowest but starting in Sarnen at 485m it is still a lovely ascent. […]

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In 2011, after finishing university, I went to Africa for the first time in my life. I planned big, trying to do the classic Cape Town to Cairo route. Four months was not enough to do this in any style. I covered South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana (briefly), Zambia, Malawi and Tanzania. From Zanzibar, I had to fly home. I organized the pictures not by country but around topics. Enjoy! […]

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